2022 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD will get 6-way energy tailgate
On the GMC lineup, the six-way energy tailgate known as Multi-Professional. Chevy calls it Multi-Flex and does not restrict it to larger trims. For the 2022 Silverado HD, it is accessible throughout the lineup however GM has not but responded to if will probably be accessible on all cab and mattress configurations, and for the way a lot. It is solely $595 on the 2021 Silverado 1500, however on the Work Truck with the 5.3-liter V-8 you’d want so as to add both the Comfort or Worth package deal for a further $1,600.
The 2022 Silverado 2500HD is available in common, prolonged, and crew cab kinds, with both a protracted 8-foot-2 mattress or normal 6-foot-10 mattress. Final 12 months’s mannequin might carry a payload of three,800 kilos with the crew cab and a protracted mattress, however the 3500 dually hauls the biggest hundreds with a payload of 6,894 kilos.
The Multi-Flex Tailgate folds down by hand like a traditional tailgate, or on LT, LTZ, and Excessive Nation trims it comes with an influence tailgate that may be accessed by way of the fob, cab, or button on the gate itself. The highest third of the tailgate might be folded out to create a piece shelf or to load stuff within the again with out opening the gate. One other setting can be utilized as a load stopper that extends the highest of the mattress by about 4 inches.
When the tailgate is opened like regular, the mattress cease and extension can prolong to the total top of the mattress. That very same folding mechanism within the high third of the gate can drop absolutely to load the mattress with out the added size of a standard tailgate left open. Or it could create a large step that is decrease than even the nook steps within the bumper. An elective audio system might be added within the step to optimize the tailgating good occasions. Simply thoughts the trailer hitch, because it must be eliminated earlier than utilizing the drop-step configuration.
There aren’t many different adjustments from the 2021 Silverado HD2500. Pricing will likely be introduced nearer to the summer season launch date.